Events

Flushing Regatta Week – 27th July to 2nd August

2014 Flushing Regatta

Flushing’s annual Regatta Week takes place every July and celebrates life in this pretty Cornish village.

Falmouth Week – 9th to 18th August

Falmouth Week

Falmouth Week is a major attraction for locals and visitors alike. With its origins in a local sailing regatta dating back at least far as 1837 Falmouth Week has evolved into not only a major sailing competition in the South West but also an opportunity for sailors and landlubbers to enjoy the many daytime and evening attractions in the town.

Flushing Summer Show – 18th August

The view across Flushing and surrounding areas

The annual Flushing Summer Show returns for 2019 on the 18th August. Based on a traditional village show, it’s a fun day that includes the whole community.

Open Air Cinema at Pendennis Castle – 1st to 22nd August

Pendennis castle is a popular tourist destination in Cornwall

Iconic films, spectacular locations, Open Air Cinema UK are coming to Cornwall this summer! Whether you want to see this summer’s ‘must see’ film, the Oscar winning Bohemian Rhapsody or family favourites like Shrek, there is guaranteed to be something for everyone!

Miracle Theatre presents: A Perfect World – 8th June to 24th August

Performing across Cornwall, Miracle’s 2019 production is a rollicking adventure touring the great outdoors this summer!
A feisty young woman embarks on a voyage into a ‘Boy’s Own’ world of undiscovered jungles, treasure maps, campfires and penknives on an action-packed adventure.

Truro Food Festival – 27th to 29th September

A promotional photo from St Ives Food and Drink Festival last year

A brand new food festival being held in Truro, sponsored by St Austell Brewery. The city-wide celebration of Cornish food and drink will take place around Lemon Quay with pop-up events and activities taking place across the city.

Falmouth Beer Festival – 3rd to 5th October

Falmouth Street Food & Craft Ales Festival

Falmouth Beer Festival is Cornwall’s largest! Three days of great ales and good company in vibrant Falmouth. Falmouth Beer Festival returns to Falmouth’s Event Square at Discovery Quay in October 2019. The festival will be housed in two large marquees that will cover the whole of events square and overlook the River Fal.

Falmouth Oyster Festival – 10th to 13th October

The Oyster Gathering & Cornish Produce festival in 2016

The Falmouth Oyster Festival returns for it’s 23rd year this October. Falmouth’s Event Square will play host to one of Cornwall’s biggest and best loved specialist food festivals. The annual festivities celebrate the start of the oyster dredging season, the native Fal Oyster and the diversity of Cornish seafood, with four days of feasting, cooking demos, live music, food and craft stalls.

Titanic Stories at the Maritime Museum – until 5th January 2020

The National Maritime Museum is a popular tourist destination when visiting Falmouth

The National Maritime Museum’s new major exhibition ‘Titanic Stories’ examines the stories of the Titanic’s momentous sinking in 1912, re-appraising many of the myths, controversies and assumptions that still linger around one of the most well-known historic events of the 20th century.

Falmouth Farmers’ Market – Every Tuesday

Falmouth Week 2015

The Falmouth & Truro Farmers’ Market runs every Tuesday in Falmouth and sells a range of local craft and produce from Cornish producers.